Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||129° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.95 meters/second, 1558.6 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.6"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 38.5"||968.39 mi||west||0° 09' 39.3"||11.06 mi||north||968.80 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 15.5"||865.19 mi||east||4° 09' 17.3"||285.62 mi||north||917.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sun 3:36 PM||279 km||173 miles||150 nm|| NE|
|Suai||Sun 3:06 PM||686 km||427 miles||371 nm|| NW|
|Same||Sun 3:06 PM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sun 3:06 PM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| NNW|
|Kupang||Sun 2:06 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| NW|
|Ende||Sun 2:06 PM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Sun 3:36 PM||1160 km||721 miles||627 nm|| SSE|
|Kendari||Sun 2:06 PM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm|| NNW|
|Makassar||Sun 2:06 PM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| NW|
|Manokwari||Sun 3:06 PM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| NNE|
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